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Broaching a Bake-off w/o a recipe
Violence and style from John Wick, bios of two history...
Your numerology cycles May 16–31
Byzantium: the other liturgy
A new look for Ryan Reynolds, a new impression of Rudolph...
Nassim wants to get fresh with you
V.O.'s "Faust" gives Devil his due
New but not that great from Seth Rogen, an underused Judi...
六四 '89: point guard meets Red Guard
#MuslimRage counters anti-Islam media with humourous tweets
Less than a week after North American Muslims called for a civil rights movement, Newsweek is serving it up.
Sep 17th, 2012
Peter Lougheed: back to the future
You couldn't even say the word 'liberal' back then, but the changes made by Peter Lougheed were enlightened and forward-thinking.
Sep 15th, 2012
Canada is the new Africa in China's quest for oil
What Africa can teach China about the CNOOC-Nexen bid.
Sep 3rd, 2012
Blunderdome: silence in the house
It didn’t come as much of a surprise last week when we learned of David Podmore's upcoming resignation as board chair of PavCo. No one represented PavCo’s face more than David Podmore, and he, more...
Aug 20th, 2012
BC government didn't need an audit to find something amiss at ICBC
The BC government shouldn't have needed an audit to know that something was amiss at ICBC, especially when much of the waste was literally staring them in the face if they'd just taken a cursory peek...
Aug 20th, 2012
In BC, democracy has a price tag. Sometimes.
They failed the first time, but that hasn't deterred the BC government from trying yet again to put a sock in the mouths of community organizations, chambers of commerce, unions and other groups.
Aug 17th, 2012
Happiness. Please spread asap to your friends.
As residents of British Columbia, we're constantly nurtured by nature. Our coastal parks give us a beautiful setting for sharing time with family, cherished partners and friends. It's a...
Linda Solomon Wood
Jul 29th, 2012
2012 Olympics media needs to get over policing female athletes' bodies
Olympic swimmer and medalist Leisel Jones was called fat by Australian media, resulting in a serious backlash online. When will the media learn to stop policing female athlete's bodies?
Jul 26th, 2012
My hot, sweaty commute on the tube during the 2012 London Olympics
As the train lumbered into the station, I could feel a collective groan down the platform. Kings Cross Underground Station - 6:28 p.m. on a Monday. Rush hour. Summer had finally come to...
Jul 23rd, 2012
"Truthiness" and the right's attack on Canada's charities
Canadian charities should employ "truthiness" to their own advantage, instead of letting the Harper government and Conservative pundits wield it against them.
Jul 4th, 2012